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Dia de Los Muertos ~ Celebrating Death

I first started seriously talking to my ancestors, long departed from this planet, as my mother lay dying in her hospital bed six years ago. In the hospital for several days, and her breathing becoming more and more difficult in … Continue reading

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Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead)

Mexico, and Mexicans everywhere begin to prepare for Dia de los Muertos, a Mexican holiday that commemorates friends and family who have died. The celebrations take place on November 1st and 2nd, that align with the Catholic’s All Saint’s Day … Continue reading

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